M 6.1 in Panama on 28 Jan 2022 11:14 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID EQ 1307844
Earthquake Magnitude: 6.1M
Depth: 10 Km
Lat/Lon: 5.4909 , -82.5881
Event Date: 28 Jan 2022 11:14 UTC
28 Jan 2022 05:14 Local
Exposed Population: Less then 100 people in MMI V
No people affected in 100km
Inserted at: 28 Jan 2022 11:35 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
1.1 (Panama)


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GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us7000gfti Scaled population (raster) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 1  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.
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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

Latest media headlines

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (48), (3), NEIC (4), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (5), INFORM (2),